A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 179 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia (111 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 145.74 km (91 miles). Exact location of event, depth 145.74 km, 129.8275° East, -7.2929° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000brx7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000brx7. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/11/17 / 2017-11-11 11:50:53 / November 11, 2017 @ 11:50 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:50:53 / 8:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 179 km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia.
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